Rob Sheffield's Top 25 Songs of 2017

From "Bodak Yellow" to "Boys" and beyond

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22. Swanning, "Drawing Down the Moon"

"I am just a moon of Jupiter/One of 67, I fall back in line." Cynthia Ann Schemmer clears her throat with a modestly spacey guitar tune steeped in astronomy, as she sings about accepting that she'll never be the sun. She saves a great lullaby line for the end: "Wake me up slowly and pour me out into the light."

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